PHP and CouchDB Web Development will teach you the fundamentals of combining CouchDB and PHP to create a full application from conception to deployment. This book will direct you in developing a basic social network, while guiding you through some of the common pitfalls that are frequently associated with NoSQL databases.
Chapter 1, Introduction to CouchDB, provides a quick definition of NoSQL and an overview of CouchDB.
Chapter 2, Setting up your Development Environment, sets up your computer for developing an application with PHP and CouchDB.
Chapter 3, Getting Started with CouchDB and Futon, defines CouchDB documents and shows how to manage them both from the command-line and within Futon — CouchDB's built-in administration ...